American shock jock Howard Stern has made ratings gains in the top radio
markets - despite recent battles with regulators.
In the winter quarter ratings from ARBITRON, Stern was up 22 per cent in
New York over the autumn quarter, and was number one in Los Angeles among
listeners aged 25-34.
In February (04), controversial Stern was dumped from six CLEAR CHANNEL
stations, the FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION levied fines against his show
in March (04) and this month (APR04) proposed further penalties for his